Sat, 25 May 2019

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...

Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...

Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...

Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...

No democracy in sight in Thailand, five years after coup

BANGKOK, THailand - Since Thailand's military seized power on May 22, 2014, the country has faced unending repression of fundamental ...

As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

Pompeo to Make Up Canceled Germany Trip on Europe Tour

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo next week will make up a trip to Germany he canceled earlier this month amid ...

U.S. To Send Additional 1,500 Troops To Mideast For 'Protective' Role

The United States will send 1,500 soldiers to the Middle East to bolster its forces amid rising tensions with Iran.President ...

Nepal Police arrest fake currency kingpin Yunus Ansari, 5 others

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 24 (ANI): Nepal Police on Friday arrested Yunus Miya Ansari along with three Pakistani and two Nepalese ...

Armenians debate their star player's refusal to go to Baku

Following star Armenian soccer player Henrikh Mkhitaryan's announcement that he will not travel to a championship match in Baku, Armenians ...

China's Arctic Investments Generate Heat

As China's investments and involvement north of the Arctic Circle rise, so has the opposition from the United States.On May ...

AIDS Watch Council leads candle lighting, free test for HIV awareness

BAGUIO CITY, May 24 (PIA) - - The City AIDS Watch Council AWAC) and its partners led the public in ...

Tam-awan Int?l Arts Fest features Cordillera, Filipino cuisine

BAGUIO CITY, May 24 (PIA) -- Cordillera cuisine and other Filipino dishes are featured in this year's staging of the ...

DOH enjoins local councils to help address HIV/AIDS

LAGAWE, Ifugao May 24 (PIA) - - The Department of Health (DOH) in the Cordillera region enjoins the local aids ...

Singer Nick Carter expecting second child

Washington D.C. [USA], May 24 (ANI): American Singer Nick Carter is expecting his second child with wife Lauren, the singer ...

Study identifies dog breeds with highest chances of biting children

Washington [USA], May 24 (ANI): Does the thought of being bitten by a dog scare you? Researchers have identified dog ...

CWC19 warm-up: Afghanistan upset Pakistan by 3 wickets

Bristol [UK], May 24 (ANI): Hashmatullah Shahidi guided Afghanistan to defeat Pakistan by three wickets in their respective first World ...

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Airbnb making its mark in hospitality, hotel chains should be worried

Airbnb has grown exponentially since its founding in 2008 and is expected to soon go public in an initial public ...

U.S. dollar slips in Asian markets, stocks steady

SYDNEY, Australia - Equity markets across Asia stood still on Friday. The main action was in the foreign exchange market ...

Wall Street joins world markets sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell sharply on Thursday, joining a global sell-off which saw equity markets around ...

Train under development in China will reach speeds of 600kph

QINGDAO, China - A high-speed train capable of reaching speeds of 600 kilometers per hour (373 miles per hour) is ...

Asian stocks fall across the board

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were lower across the board in Asia on Thursday, while the U.S. dollar gained new ground.Japan's ...

India gets 3/4 billion dollar loan for railways track electrification

NEW DELHI, India - The Indian government is borrowing $750 million equivalent in Indian Rupees, in what will be the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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